Foodservice category news for the convenience store retail industry.
pork belly

Pork belly and Pepperoni ‘Roni’ Rolls sourced from area vendors

YORK, Pa. -- Convenience-store retailer Rutter’s is expanding its food menu to include two local favorites: pork belly, which has gained attention in restaurants, and Pepperoni “Roni” Rolls. On May 16, the York, Pa.-based retailer added pork belly, with a flavor profile consistent with a thicker,...

pepsico partners

Service allows operators to manage orders, review recipes, learn about product innovation

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- PepsiCo Foodservice has launched , an online platform that enables PepsiCo to “serve foodservice operators with the personalized attention they’ve come to expect, but now with the ease and efficiency of e-commerce,” the company said. In addition to...


Donations tied to mugs and souvenir cups sold during Dine Out event

WARREN, Pa. -- Drinkware manufacturer Whirley-DrinkWorks has pledged its commitment to end childhood hunger by becoming a promotion partner of No Kid Hungry. Whirley-DrinkWorks will make a donation to No Kid Hungry for each premium mug and souvenir cup sold to restaurants participating in Dine Out...

Executive brings experience leading equipment sourcing for McDonald's.
sandwich bros
Move is part of manufacturer's goal to grow in handheld-foods category.
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C-stores branch out as foodservice co-opts convenience
7-eleven jones soda
Retailer will bring craft sodas and Slurpees to another 1,000 c-stores .
The company is partnering with Smithfield Foods to expand its reach